The University of Massachusetts Amherst


Clean. Safe. Water. Aclarity.

UMass Amherst technology spin-off Aclarity, a Springfield-based water purification firm, raised more than $1 million in initial venture capital pre-seed funding. CEO Julie Bliss Mullen and COO Barrett Mulley are UMass Amherst alumni. They campus' Institute for Applied Life Sciences helps boost startup companies like Aclarity with business support and access to facilities.